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Childhood Stress

The #1 Thing Kids Want When They're Stressed (INFOGRAPHIC)

Renee Jain | Posted 01.24.2015 | Parents
Renee Jain

We know our kids want our help and we want to help them. The challenge is bridging the gap in communication so we're able to reach them when they need it most. How do you get your child to open up to you in times of stress?

Stressed Out in America: 5 Reasons to Let Your Kids Play

Katie Hurley | Posted 04.30.2014 | Parents
Katie Hurley

Play is the most natural learning style for children. They learn from play from the very first moment they shove wooden blocks into their mouths and they continue to learn through more advanced play as they grow.

3 Simple Solutions to Help Reduce Childhood Stress and Boost Your Child's Academic Potential

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 02.09.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

I'm going to share some quick and easy examples of ways that you can help lower your child's stress levels and boost your child's academic potential.

Study Links Childhood Stress To Teens' Weight Problems

Posted 11.14.2013 | Parents

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children who have gone through trying times are more likely to be overweight by age 15, a new study suggests. Stres...

All Homework Should Be Banned

Tommy Schnurmacher | Posted 05.30.2012 | Education
Tommy Schnurmacher

If a student wishes to review some of the work of the day on their own, great. If the kids have to study for a test or exam -- no problem. But those millions of hours of useless make-work homework assignments? They have caused misery enough.